Period
to 9 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for LDAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LDAP over the 6 months to 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
UK > England
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 653 755 671
Rank change year-on-year +102 -84 -73
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 314 348 533
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.64% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 242 279 396
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,650 £35,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £90,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -4.35%

LDAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 41,650 54,106 67,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.21% 39.17% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34,565 44,682 57,580
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in England

LDAP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LDAP in England.

Salary trend for LDAP in England

LDAP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing LDAP in England over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for LDAP in England

LDAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the England region over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +85 148 £70,000 -3.45% 9
South East +95 79 £55,000 +21.55% 9
North of England +66 35 £52,500 +30.92% 3
East of England +58 27 £55,000 +29.41%
North West +68 24 £52,500 +10.53% 3
Midlands +24 14 £43,000 +1.18% 6
West Midlands +37 10 £47,500 +11.76% 5
South West +49 8 £50,000 +42.86% 1
North East - 8 £37,500 -
East Midlands +33 4 £42,750 +0.59% 1
Yorkshire +46 3 £67,500 +68.75%
LDAP
UK

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, IT jobs citing LDAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 141 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 135 (42.99%) Linux
3 98 (31.21%) Windows
3 98 (31.21%) Microsoft
4 96 (30.57%) DNS
5 95 (30.25%) Single Sign-On
6 93 (29.62%) ITIL
7 82 (26.11%) Office 365
8 81 (25.80%) AWS
9 73 (23.25%) PowerShell
10 72 (22.93%) VPN
11 68 (21.66%) Azure
12 67 (21.34%) Bash Shell
12 67 (21.34%) VMware
13 64 (20.38%) Web Services
14 63 (20.06%) Firewall
15 62 (19.75%) JavaScript
16 60 (19.11%) XML
16 60 (19.11%) DevOps
17 58 (18.47%) HTML
17 58 (18.47%) SQL
18 57 (18.15%) Finance
18 57 (18.15%) ServiceNow
19 55 (17.52%) MySQL
19 55 (17.52%) SSL
19 55 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
20 50 (15.92%) WAN
20 50 (15.92%) Python
21 49 (15.61%) LAN
22 47 (14.97%) Agile Software Development

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (10.51%) Apache
2 31 (9.87%) Tomcat
3 30 (9.55%) SharePoint
4 25 (7.96%) IIS
5 21 (6.69%) Drupal
6 14 (4.46%) MS Exchange
7 10 (3.18%) GlassFish
8 8 (2.55%) Confluence
9 7 (2.23%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.27%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.96%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.64%) Oracle Spatial
14 1 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 14 (4.46%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.64%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.27%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.32%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 82 (26.11%) Office 365
2 81 (25.80%) AWS
3 68 (21.66%) Azure
4 28 (8.92%) SaaS
5 27 (8.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 22 (7.01%) GCP
7 15 (4.78%) G Suite
8 14 (4.46%) Cloudflare
9 11 (3.50%) Slack
10 10 (3.18%) IaaS
11 8 (2.55%) OneDrive
11 8 (2.55%) Power Platform
12 7 (2.23%) Amazon EKS
12 7 (2.23%) PaaS
13 6 (1.91%) IBM Cloud
14 4 (1.27%) Amazon S3
14 4 (1.27%) Apigee
15 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
16 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
17 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 96 (30.57%) DNS
2 72 (22.93%) VPN
3 63 (20.06%) Firewall
4 55 (17.52%) SSL
5 50 (15.92%) WAN
6 49 (15.61%) LAN
7 43 (13.69%) HTTP
8 41 (13.06%) DHCP
9 37 (11.78%) TCP/IP
10 31 (9.87%) SMTP
11 20 (6.37%) SNMP
12 19 (6.05%) Kerberos
13 14 (4.46%) Internet
14 10 (3.18%) VLAN
14 10 (3.18%) VoIP
14 10 (3.18%) Wireless
15 8 (2.55%) SAN
15 8 (2.55%) WLAN
16 7 (2.23%) BGP
16 7 (2.23%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (17.52%) MySQL
2 40 (12.74%) SQL Server
3 20 (6.37%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (4.14%) Big Data
6 11 (3.50%) Hadoop
7 10 (3.18%) MariaDB
7 10 (3.18%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.23%) Power BI
9 6 (1.91%) GIS
9 6 (1.91%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.91%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.27%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.27%) HBase
10 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.27%) Sqoop
11 3 (0.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 39 (12.42%) Jenkins
2 35 (11.15%) Git (software)
3 24 (7.64%) JIRA
4 13 (4.14%) Subversion
5 10 (3.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (2.55%) Maven
7 7 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.91%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.91%) CruiseControl
8 6 (1.91%) Selenium
8 6 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.27%) Ant
10 4 (1.27%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.27%) JProfiler
11 2 (0.64%) CF BOSH
11 2 (0.64%) GitLab
12 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket Server
12 1 (0.32%) RStudio
12 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
General
1 57 (18.15%) Finance
2 14 (4.46%) Banking
2 14 (4.46%) Retail
3 9 (2.87%) Marketing
4 6 (1.91%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.96%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.64%) Legal
6 2 (0.64%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.32%) Back Office
7 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.32%) Police
Job Titles
1 43 (13.69%) Consultant
2 39 (12.42%) Developer
3 34 (10.83%) Systems Engineer
4 23 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
5 21 (6.69%) Administrator
6 20 (6.37%) Architect
7 18 (5.73%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (5.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 18 (5.73%) Support Engineer
8 16 (5.10%) Security Engineer
8 16 (5.10%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 15 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (4.14%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (3.82%) Team Leader
12 11 (3.50%) IT Engineer
12 11 (3.50%) ServiceNow Developer
13 10 (3.18%) 3rd Line Support
13 10 (3.18%) Technical Developer
14 9 (2.87%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (20.38%) Web Services
2 60 (19.11%) XML
3 58 (18.47%) HTML
4 45 (14.33%) CSS
5 44 (14.01%) LAMP
5 44 (14.01%) SAML
6 40 (12.74%) Ajax
7 29 (9.24%) OAuth
7 29 (9.24%) SOAP
8 25 (7.96%) REST
9 19 (6.05%) OpenID
10 14 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (4.14%) .NET
11 13 (4.14%) HTML5
11 13 (4.14%) J2EE
12 11 (3.50%) AngularJS
12 11 (3.50%) JDBC
12 11 (3.50%) ODBC
13 10 (3.18%) SailPoint
13 10 (3.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.64%) User Experience
2 23 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.41%) PKI
4 15 (4.78%) Smartphone
5 13 (4.14%) Algorithms
5 13 (4.14%) Clustering
6 12 (3.82%) Public Cloud
6 12 (3.82%) Replication
7 10 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.87%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.23%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (2.23%) IPTV
10 7 (2.23%) MPEG
10 7 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (2.23%) Video\Live Streaming
11 6 (1.91%) CMDB
11 6 (1.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (1.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 135 (42.99%) Linux
2 98 (31.21%) Windows
3 41 (13.06%) Unix
4 30 (9.55%) Windows 10
5 26 (8.28%) CentOS
6 23 (7.32%) Windows Server
7 18 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (4.78%) Windows Server 2016
11 11 (3.50%) Windows 7
12 9 (2.87%) Mac OS
12 9 (2.87%) Solaris
12 9 (2.87%) Ubuntu
13 7 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (1.59%) AIX
14 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2019
15 4 (1.27%) Debian
16 3 (0.96%) Android
16 3 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (29.62%) ITIL
2 60 (19.11%) DevOps
3 47 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
4 35 (11.15%) Security Operations
5 33 (10.51%) Identity Access Management
6 32 (10.19%) ITSM
7 30 (9.55%) Configuration Management
8 29 (9.24%) Identity Management
9 26 (8.28%) Customer Requirements
10 25 (7.96%) High Availability
10 25 (7.96%) Service Management
11 23 (7.32%) Scrum
12 22 (7.01%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (6.69%) Information Security
14 20 (6.37%) Collaborative Working
14 20 (6.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 19 (6.05%) Software Engineering
16 18 (5.73%) Computer Science
16 18 (5.73%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 73 (23.25%) PowerShell
2 67 (21.34%) Bash Shell
3 62 (19.75%) JavaScript
4 58 (18.47%) SQL
5 50 (15.92%) Python
6 45 (14.33%) Java
7 25 (7.96%) Perl
8 15 (4.78%) VBScript
9 11 (3.50%) C
10 10 (3.18%) C#
11 9 (2.87%) Ruby
12 7 (2.23%) Go
12 7 (2.23%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.91%) Java 8
13 6 (1.91%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.91%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.27%) ABAP
14 4 (1.27%) PHP
15 3 (0.96%) R
16 2 (0.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 39 (12.42%) Degree
2 35 (11.15%) Security Cleared
3 23 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (3.82%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.55%) CISSP
6 8 (2.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.91%) MCSA
9 5 (1.59%) MCSE
10 4 (1.27%) CCIE
10 4 (1.27%) RHCE
10 4 (1.27%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.96%) CCNP
12 2 (0.64%) LFCE
12 2 (0.64%) LFCS
12 2 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.78%) SLA
2 11 (3.50%) GDPR
3 9 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.23%) QA
5 5 (1.59%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.59%) RMADS
6 4 (1.27%) NCSC
7 3 (0.96%) NIST
8 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 141 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 55 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (10.51%) Docker
3 33 (10.51%) XenApp
4 23 (7.32%) NFS
5 16 (5.10%) vSphere
6 15 (4.78%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (4.78%) XenDesktop
7 13 (4.14%) Hyper-V
7 13 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (3.82%) KVM
9 10 (3.18%) OpenAM
9 10 (3.18%) Samba
10 7 (2.23%) iptables
10 7 (2.23%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (1.91%) QEMU
11 6 (1.91%) Xen
12 5 (1.59%) Firmware
12 5 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 95 (30.25%) Single Sign-On
2 41 (13.06%) Ansible
3 36 (11.46%) Puppet
4 25 (7.96%) Terraform
5 24 (7.64%) SCCM
6 23 (7.32%) Kubernetes
7 17 (5.41%) Nagios
8 15 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (4.46%) Opsgenie
10 10 (3.18%) BladeLogic
11 9 (2.87%) Cacti
11 9 (2.87%) Galera Cluster
11 9 (2.87%) HAProxy
12 8 (2.55%) CA Single Sign-On
12 8 (2.55%) Jamf Pro
12 8 (2.55%) Microsoft Intune
12 8 (2.55%) SELinux
12 8 (2.55%) ZABBIX
13 7 (2.23%) Grafana
13 7 (2.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 98 (31.21%) Microsoft
2 67 (21.34%) VMware
3 57 (18.15%) ServiceNow
4 38 (12.10%) Citrix
5 31 (9.87%) Cisco
6 29 (9.24%) Oracle
7 26 (8.28%) Red Hat
8 21 (6.69%) Google
9 19 (6.05%) Atlassian
9 19 (6.05%) Okta
10 18 (5.73%) ForgeRock
11 15 (4.78%) Apple
11 15 (4.78%) Remedy
12 14 (4.46%) PagerDuty
13 11 (3.50%) McAfee
14 9 (2.87%) BMC
14 9 (2.87%) Juniper
14 9 (2.87%) Symantec
15 8 (2.55%) Fortinet
15 8 (2.55%) HP